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417 E. Route 66, Williams, AZ 86046
+1 928-635-0266
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Woodland, California
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

On the eastern side of Williams, we have been to Twisters before. The food was as good as we remembered. My husband had the double cheeseburger "The Big Bopper" and I had La Bamba, which featured an Ortega chile. Our ice teas were served in huge tumblers with plenty of ice. The restrooms were clean. It was a good stop... More 

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Buckeye, Arizona
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is a step back in time to the Route 66 days.The lunch menu was good and the childs menu items had names from the Disney movie Cars.The food was good and delicious ice cream for dessert.They have a small gift shop and a bar.During the annual car show they even had a band playing 50s music in there parking... More 

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Springfield, OR
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Stopped at Twisters for an ice cream treat. It is definitely nostalgic with a black and white floor; coca cola decor and furnishings. There are three parts to twisters. One part is an old-fashioned diners; second section is a gift shop, and the third part a bar. Wait help was very friendly. I had a hot fudge sundae and my... More 

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Ephrata, Washington
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Jason, the owner, gave us the red carpet treatment. We splurged with a root beer float, cherry soda, and hamburgers - all excellent. We enjoyed the "Green Stamps" sign, and the Route 66 diner decor. We played name-that-tune from the 50s and 60s. So much fun. You can't go wrong.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Place looks wonderfully quirky, and does exactly what most places fail to recognise: keep it simple! Great burger, fresh bun, high quality meat, quick, yum. But here's the real kicker: the fries! No clue what they did to get them this awesome, but I have yet to taste better ones. Standing ovation for the fries!!

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This place is nothing special. It is not particularly nostalgic in appearance which you might expect from what is supposed to be the original Diner in Williams. The food was ok if a little basic with limited choices on the menu. The food was reasonably priced and portions were good. The service was a little slow with a lack of... More 

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Mammoth Lakes, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

My husband wanted to eat here. Good food. Large milkshakes. I had a fried chicken salad which was yummy. Good prices.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

After our visit to Bearizona we drove into downtown Williams, AZ. Twisters 50's diner is like walking back into time. The place was like the diner in "Happy Days". The menu was comfort food, burgers, fries, what you would expect to eat at a 50's diner. Handmade milkshakes, malts and the banana split was big enough for 3 people. The... More 

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Leesport, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We stopped here for late burgers & ice cream while in Williams. The decor could not have been more authentic - we really loved that. And how much can you say about ice cream & burgers except that they were good too. The best part was how courteous the staff was even though it was after closing time till we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We were hungry after a trip to Bearizona and decided to stop on Route 66, we picked Twisters.The food was good, everyone enjoyed what they ordered. There was only one waitress and one cook, but our food still came out surprisingly fast! The cream soda that they make is delicious. The kids really liked the "old time vibe".

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Diner, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 E. Route 66, Williams, AZ 86046
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Williams
  • Phone Number: +1 928-635-0266
Description
Twisters is a Route 66 original building built in 1926. The original Texaco gas station has been converted into Twisters garage bar. Our bar carries 17 beers, and 3 wines on tap, some of Arizona's best local brews. The restaurant serves some of the best steaks in Northern Arizona along with great 50's food. Hours: 11am-9pm Monday - Saturday 11am - 4pm Sunday

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?